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    November 17, 2012
    5:30 - 6:00pm PST  

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sky and a wild shootout between police and two robbery suspects. >> air strikes intensify today between israel and hamas-ruled gaza strip. the signs a ground war could be imminent. cbs 5 hi-def doppler is showing another band of rain about to hit bay area and that's just the beginning. good evening, i'm ann notarangelo. one gunman is under arrest another still on the run following a shootout with police in san jose. despite being hurt in the gunfire an officer continued to chase down the suspects and make an arrest. cbs 5 reporter anne makovec was there where it started. reporter: it's a wild story and convoluted. i'm here at one of the crime scenes. this is the scene of the shootout between the suspects and police. again, the good news, the officer that was shot is okay. one of the suspects is in custody. bad news is that a very raucous criminal is still on the loose.
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>> but needless to say rate now our primary focus is getting the second guy in custody. >> reporter: after a car and foot chase this is how it ended for one of two men accused of shooting a police officer in san jose last night hiding in a neighborhood that spent two hours on lockdown. >> it was crazy and scary. >> reporter: police say the men went on an armed robbery spree yesterday hitting up businesses and people at gunpoint in all four of these locations, police are also look into the possibility the two were involved in a murder. >> very violent suspects. they were both armed with firearms. and we had a pretty good idea of what the vehicle looked like. >> reporter: police spotted it on highway 101 at around 9 p.m. after a chase they stopped here at tully and lanai one of the suspects shooting at the police car. >> the officer was forced to duck down for cover several rounds hit the car and rounds in the officer's seat, front windshield, side window. one of the rounds struck the officer's oc canister and exploded that so now the car is contaminated with pepper spray.
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>> reporter: the officer had only minor injuries. another officer in another car started shooting at the suspects. >> basically a good old- fashioned gun battle going on there. >> reporter: when one of the men got out of the car and got away, lost in the busy area of cars and businesses. >> to be out here walking at 9:00, 10:00, next thing you know somebody is getting shot and they still take off. >> reporter: the other man led police on another chase in the car before crashing into this fence getting out and running several blocks into this home on daytona and ba haim ma, a family was inside. they ran out and flagged down police. a standoff ensued. this family lived two doors down. >> everywhere there was guns and that was scary. crying under my bed. >> reporter: after about two hours, police talked this man out bloodied from the shootout with police. he was hit twice the other man still on the loose. police are not releasing the names of the suspects yet. they say they are going to do some good old-fashioned police work it try to get second guy
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in custody and if that doesn't, work, they will release a description to the public. live in san jose, anne makovec, cbs 5. last night heavy rain caused an accident with a cruiser in petaluma. the crash happened around 10:00 on 101 near the west railroad avenue exit. the squad car was found upside- down and was heavily damaged. no one was injured. so far, so good in the daly city neighborhood on edge about the rain. no evidence of any further mud slides after the area was heavily damaged by a massive water leak. tuesday's pipe break gouged out a hillside and left the neighborhood covered in mud. a storm drain disappeared under the mud and they hope the rain had run off into the drain and out of area. we are in a break between storms. roberta says there's more rain on the way. roberta. >> we're firing up our live
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high-def doppler radar. we are beginning to see the leading edge of this second system as it plows into the northern portion of our district. you can see by the shades of yellow this is a higher concentration of moderate rainfall that we're seeing around highway 101 through winthrop at this particular time. from you in santa rosa these cells will be -- if you are in santa rosa these cells will be moving into your neighborhood in the next 30 minutes. high-def doppler radar picking up light rain around fairfield and sears point around highway 37. it looks like all this activity is moving northeast. this is the beginning of storm number 2 rolling in tonight. live cbs 5 weather camera looking out at san jose where it is not raining at this time but we'll tell you when to expect raindrops on your rooftops across the santa clara valley coming up with our pinpoint forecast. >> to track the rain in your enabled anytime of day, you can find the cbs 5 hi-def doppler
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radar on our website. log on to cbssf.com/weather. a tough night for comedian cat williams and his fans. already facing a lawsuit for allegedly beating a fan in oakland this week, the funnyman didn't impress the crowd at oracle arena last night. [ cursing ] >> that's what makes me real. i ain't trying to be something [ indiscernible ] this is all i'm is [ bleep ] >> he delivered a rambling monologue without jokes. he had to be dragged off the stage by his own security after he challenged a heckler to a fight. [ continuing to curse ] >> fans took to twitter demanding a refund up to $100. they said the show ended after 10 minutes. wednesday williams was arrested after an 18-year-old fan said the comedy star hit him in the head with a bottle near the the marriott in oakland. in gaza, there is no runup in the exchange of rocket fire between israel and hamas and a
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ground war is imminent and inevitable. cbs reporter erica ferrari shows us neither side appears willing to back down. >> reporter: hamas continues to fire missiles toward israel launching more than 100 on saturday alone. warning sirens sounded in tel aviv. the israeli military says its missile defense system intercepted one of the rockets headed to the country's commercial capital. the new technology gives some comfort to people trying to go about their normal lives in the city. >> i feel secure. >> reporter: officials say the system known as iron dome has blocked nearly 250 missiles fired at israel since the violence erupted wednesday. israeli forces launched about 300 air strikes on the gaza strip saturday. the attacks hit key military targets including the hamas prime minister's headquarters and tunnels used to smuggle weapons from egypt. >> we are determined to continue with this operation
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until we'll bring some peace and quiet and normality to three million israelis under immediate rocket danger. >> reporter: three israelis have died so far. and more than 40 minutes, many of them civilians, have been killed. and dozens more injured including children. even with rockets firing overhead during a news conference, hamas leaders pledged not to back down saying, quote, the enemy will lose and will not fulfill its aims in this operation but israel has tanks lining the gaza border and 75,000 reservists prepared to fight in a ground assault. president obama left today for a historic trip to asia. mr. obama will become the first u.s. president to visit myanmar, also known as burma. that nation is moving towards democracy after decades of civil war and military rule. he will also stop in thailand
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and cambodia, where he will attend an east asia summit. this is the president's fourth trip to asia since he became president. man wins over electronics. at least for now. human tolltakers get to keep their jobs a little while longer at the golden gate bridge. what's delaying the new electronics toll taking system. >> it's not if but when so that's why it's so important to be prepared. >> life changing disaster could happen at any time in the bay area. what you need to know before the worst happens. ,, ,,,, you know how much grandma
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wanted to be here for your fist christmas? you see grandma lives waaaay down here, and you live way up here. brian, your cousin, he's a little bit older than you, he lives here, in chicago. and your aunt lisa lives here, in baltimore. uncle earnie? waaay out in hawaii. but don't you worry, we will always be together for christmas. [ male announcer ] being together is the best part of the holidays and cheerios is happy to be part of the family. you just ate dallas!
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the job a little longer. a w oll system was human tolltakers on the golden gate bridge will be on the job a little longer. a new electronics toll system was scheduled to be up and running next month phasing outline tolltakers completely in february. right now bridge directors have moved both target dates back by a month. the bridge district says more tests need to be done to be sure everything is working properly. from earthquakes to fires disaster in the bay area strikes without warning and changes lives in an instant. so how do you make sure you survive? cbs 5 reporter patrick sedillo
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on the campaign to get you ready when disaster strikes. >> han sanitizer, poncho, gloves, masks. >> reporter: these are just some of the items in this disaster kit handed out in richmond preparing for the worst. >> it's not if but when so that's why it's so important to be prepared. >> reporter: more than 20 local organizations participated in a disaster preparedness clinic that teaches the public what to do in an emergency. a model shows what happens if you touch power lines. priscilla ward is a respiratory therapist for the breathmobile taking care of kids with asthma all over the bay area. >> treatment, diagnosis. we're free, grant-funded. >> reporter: this is a mobile earthquake simulator. it goes about 30 seconds, it simulates an 8-point magnitude earthquake, very intense. >> it replicates the forces to demonstrate to people how easy it is for large earthquakes. >> reporter: so when the big one comes -- >> it doesn't mean they have everything they need but even
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more association we're giving them information. >> reporter: a little information can go a long way. reporting from richmond, patrick sedillo, cbs 5. the demise of the 2009ie has started a run on the snack cake and the -- the demise of the twinkie has started a run on the snack cake and the availability online, the price is a shock. >> so far in the past 24 hours two inches of rain in kentfield. now more rain and the amounts to expect coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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san francisco and marin food banks ar some bay area families mightk missing out on a traditional thanksgiving meal this year. san francisco and marin food banks are still short more than 1700 turkeys. they are only halfway to meeting the goal of feeding 35,000 families and now they are turning to the community for help. >> we have 250,000 families in san francisco and marin counties who live at or near the poverty line. over 600,000 if you look at the whole bay area. we are really hoping that among bay area food banks and san francisco and marin food banks we're able to give them a special meal. >> the food bank plans to distribute more than a million pounds of food this thanksgiving. if you want to help, you can donate at any bay area food bank or any whole foods market. we have posted more details on our website, cbssf.com/food. we'll get ready to see lots of people on the roads this thanksgiving. there's expected to be a slight increase in holiday travelers
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in the bay area and throughout the state. aaa predicts more than 5.4 million californians plan to travel 50 miles or more over the four-day weekend. that's more than a half percent increase from last year. sfo and san jose airport also expect to see more travelers this year between 2 and 3%. can't find twinkies in the store? try going online. but be ready to pay a hefty price for the now extinct sponge cake. the retail price for a box of 10 twinkies was roughly $5. you can find an ebay listing of three boxes for $300. that's $10 per twinkie. yesterday hostess announced its plans to close its doors forever and file bankruptcy following a strike by the union workers. of course there's already talk that somebody will buy out the brand and then twinkies will live on. >> were you a big twinkie fan? >> i was not actually. i have never had one. >> i have had another product but never had a twinkie.
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>> okay. >> never have one now. >> i know. >> not at 50 bucks a pop. >> rainfall across the bay area today. varied from a tenth an inch in livermore, .13 san jose, half inch in san jose to 2" in the north bay, kentfield. here's our live high-def doppler radar. leading edge of more precipitation storm number 2 rolling into the bay area. moderate rainfall in the past 20 minutes. we have rain that stretches all the way from santa rosa through rohnert park into petaluma. scattered spotty showers now around highway 37 as it leads you in and out of sears point. now, today's highs across the bay area crunched together with the cloud cover. upper 50s to right around 64 degrees outside number. 66 however willow glen and in san jose. and that's the scene right now
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in san jose. lights are on and mostly cloudy skies. 61 degrees there. cloudy skies right now in san francisco. southerly breeze at 12 miles per hour. your forecast what you need to know more showers tonight and then a lull then more scattered showers after midnight. and then our extended forecast calls for very little sunshine. tonight overnight into the 40s and low 50s. from 43 to about roughly 53 degrees for overnight lows. here's the deal. this is really interesting to washington it's beautiful. it's an area of low pressure the tail end of it here right there sideswipes the northwestern section of the state of california. you can see it right there. that's why we're going to be wet again tonight. this translates into snow into the highest elevations of the tahoe area. but watch our futurecast. bam, right there, it places that cold front stretched right across the central bay about 8:00 tonight. and then there's that low i was alluding to with more scattered showers for sunday morning. the bul of the day will be dry.
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rainfall amounts another quarter inch throughout the san francisco area. higher amounts north of the golden gate bridge. perhaps a third of an inch of rain in downtown san jose. this means snow in the high sierra. winter weather advisory in effect until 10:00 tomorrow morning. and then it moves on over to a snow-rain mix by monday. tomorrow's temperatures 50s and 60s everywhere, flat winds out of the south at 5. 61 degrees in concord. 62 degrees in santa rosa. here is your seven-day forecast. we call for mostly cloudy skies each day monday through that getaway wednesday. now, even though it looks like it will be dry on thursday, we are hoping for the turkey to be moist. ba da bump. but it looks dry at this time because both cloudy skies with a little hit of sun on friday and saturday. >> travel days look okay so that's good, too. >> it does. >> good to hear. big game in the south bay tonight. >> college football. i mean, now what that means. big games, big rivalry.
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straight ahead, a little eyebrow razor in college football. wait until you see the outcome of the locally the red-hot san jose state spartans looking for a nine-win season. hey, step into the spotlight tonight. [ crickets chirping ] [ traffic passing ] ♪ [ music box: lullaby ] [ man on tv, indistinct ] ♪ [ lullaby continues ] [ baby coos ] [ man announcing ] millions are still exposed to the dangers... of secondhand smoke... and some of them can't do anything about it. ♪ [ continues ] [ gasping ] when i take a picture of this check, it goes straight to the bank. oh. oh look the lion is out! no mommy no! don't worry honey, it only works on checks.
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the holidays can be an especially difficult time. everything's different now. sometimes i feel all alone. christmas used to be my favorite. i just don't expect anything. what if santa can't find me? to help, sleep train is holding a secret santa toy drive. bring your gift to any sleep train, and help keep the spirit of the holidays alive. not everyone can be a foster parent, but anyone can help a foster child. team... ...not first on your mind...the 8-2 san jose stae spartans... ...4 straight w, they are red hot... ...no tm all right. best bay area college football team may be not first on your mind. the 8-2 san jose state spartans
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four straight wins no team has scored more points per game over that period. and tonight, spartans hit the national spotlight hosting byu. you're going to get a look at quarter david sales in his last tune-up practice before tonight. the spartans have flown under the radar like they always do in this cluster of bay area college football. but coach mike macintyre has them playing so well, they cannot be ignored. before tonight's 7:30 kickoff, i asked him what he has been selling the kids who have bought in. >> it's a dream. you know? they have taken something that wasn't very good and built it in front of everybody's eyes and i think that teaches them a great life lesson, perseverance and hard work. we have a great group effort from administration and coach and staff and players and the players are doing it on the field. they have bought in and playing really well and make hard. they're enjoying it. they are excited about the big crowd going to be here saturday night and national television game and they have earned the right to play in that.
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now we have to take care of business saturday night. >> much of their success has to be attributed to junior quarterback david fhaels. big test for him who he compared to a young eli manning. macintyre recruited manning while at mississippi. >> he reminds me of eli manning. he can make the throws and keep him in the pocket. has that great charisma about him. >> he compares you to a young eli manning. >> i don't know about that. that's amazing to be compared to somebody like that. so, you know, that's nice. >> we'll have stanford oregon on the late show and cal oregon state is bears jeff tedford
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coaching for his job. cal is 3-8. ucla jumped out on usc early returning back jonathan franklin nice moving for the runningback. 24-0 in the second. franklin again a 29-yard blast. he had 171 yards. ucla wins 38-28 to win the south division. local product george atkinson ii, irish undefeated now 11-0. as they beat wake forest today 38-0. l soviet unionsu avoiding an upset to beat mississippi 41- 35. this is wisconsin's monta ball. he tied the college football touchdown record with a 7-yard score against ohio state.
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that's number 78 for his career. buckeyes did win 21-14 to remain unbeaten at 11-0. and nfl the raiders 3 to 5.5-point underdog at home hosting the saints. the saints means a lot of quarterback drew brees throwing left, right and over the middle. saints play-off hopes still alive after an 0-4 start. the raiders know about their own pass defense issues. yeah. and brees realizes this is a chance to expose this raider defense and the silver and black knows it. >> they really look like a basketball team that plays football. they are very finessed and they do a very good job of being able to run the football but their mindset is to spread it out and throw it. >> it would be great here and there but then when we're bad, we're horrible. that's the thing to get rid of. so hopefully this is the week to get the defense back. >> and at the request of
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producer brian chung who happens to be the athletic director at st. mary's school, congratulations to the 7th and 8th grade st. mary's saints for winning their first cyo volleyball championship last night! congratulations to them! [ applause ] >> matt love from cbs 5! >> everybody is going to be e- mailing you and calling you to get their school teams on. >> i'm shooting branson tonight. [ laughter ] >> big game. >> all righty. thank you. that's it for eyewitness news at 5:30. we'll see you back here in half an hour and, of course, 10 and 11. until then our news updates are on cbssf.com. good night. captions by: caption colorado comments@captioncolorado.com ,, ,, you know how much grandma
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wanted to be here for your fist christmas? you see grandma lives waaaay down here, and you live way up here. brian, your cousin, he's a little bit older than you, he lives here, in chicago. and your aunt lisa lives here, in baltimore. uncle earnie? waaay out in hawaii. but don't you worry, we will always be together for christmas. [ male announcer ] being together is the best part of the holidays and cheerios is happy to be part of the family. you just ate dallas!
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